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LTU professor joins UN University for two years

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Associate Professor Hiroshan Hettiarachchi of Lawrence Tech’s Department of Civil Engineering is taking a leave from LTU at the conclusion of the fall semester for a two-year appointment at the United Nations University (UNU) campus in Dresden, Germany.

LTU wins $40,000 grant for entrepreneurial education

Monday, December 09, 2013
Assistant Professor Eric Meyer of Lawrence Technological University (LTU) is the principal investigator for a $40,000 grant to foster the entrepreneurial mindset through the development of multidisciplinary engineering learning modules based in part on the “Quantified Self” social movement.

LTU wins $40,000 grant for entrepreneurial education

Monday, December 09, 2013
Assistant Professor Eric Meyer of Lawrence Technological University (LTU) is the principal investigator for a $40,000 grant to foster the entrepreneurial mindset through the development of multidisciplinary engineering learning modules based in part on the “Quantified Self” social movement.

Staff Senate collects gifts for Christmas

Friday, December 06, 2013
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Helping to make Christmas a little brighter for needy children in Southfield were (L-R) Andrea Rossman and Captain Tom Colombo of the Southfield Fire Department, LTU staff members Martha Thompson, Dorrie Frontera and Mark Schmid... Read more

Dreaming big and solid preparation lead to role in Mars mission

Monday, December 02, 2013
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Growing up in Tehran, Iran, LTU alumnus Javad Mokhbery, BSME’79, was inspired by the NASA space mission and sets his sights on becoming an engineer and one day meeting the NASA engineers who put a man on the moon.

LTU men's bowling team rises to #14 in the country

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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Early in its second season as a varsity program, the Lawrence Technological University Men’s Bowling Team has risen to #14 on a list of top college bowling teams in the country on the strength of its first tournament victory on Nov. 16.